Living Wetlands programView image slideshow

Investigate the health of a wetland using macro-invertebrates

Explore the biodiversity of a wetland habitat with hands-on investigation of life beneath the water. Pond dip for macro-invertebrates, use identification keys and observation techniques to record findings to make predictions. Consider the food chains and life cycles of the animals found in the Kooyar Kep Wetland.

Use this knowledge to help protect a wetland near you.

'Perfect hands on science experience in a natural habitat.' - Year 3 / 4 Teacher

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Bookings are essential and fees apply. 

Please refer to the Kings Park Education Cancellation Policy before booking this program.

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Living Wetlands program

Tags: Year level: 3,4
Stream: E-STEM
WA Curriculum links: Humanities and Social Sciences,Science
Program type: School program
Maximum duration: 1.5 hours

Administration car park closure

There will be limited access to the BGPA Administration building and the Kings Park Education and Learning building from Wednesday 15 June 2022 for approximately 8 weeks, due to ongoing Water Corporation works.

Water Corporation works

The Water Corporation is replacing approximately 700 metres of ageing water pipes between Mount Eliza Reservoir and Bellevue Terrace in Kings Park.

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Banksia Carpark in Bold Park is currently closed to the public due to stormwater damage.

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